Corporate Citizenship

Ag Health and Safety

Ag Health & Safety

CHS is leading advancements in ag health and safety by working with industry partners to provide training, equipment and industry expertise at the national, state and local levels.  

  • Local Safety

    CHS supports training and equipment for local fire departments and first responders through the CHS Seeds for Stewardship program. Since 2017, more than 40 ag health and safety grants have been awarded to help keep rural communities safe. View the Seeds for Stewardship grant application information. 

     

  • National and State Level Safety

    CHS supports national and state ag safety initiatives by connecting with partners including the Progressive Ag Safety Foundation and AgriSafe  that are positively impacting ag health and safety for rural families. Apply now for an ag health and safety grant. 

    Progressive Ag Safety FoundationEach year, the Progressive Ag Safety Foundation hosts more than 400 safety days in rural communities, teaching children ages 8 to 13 how to stay safe. CHS financial support helps nearly 8,000 kids learn life-saving lessons through ag safety training each year. CHS locations also host more than five safety days each year, directly impacting more than 500 students. 

    AgriSafe: CHS partners with AgriSafe to support wellness initiatives for college students through the Invest in Your Health Initiative. CHS also supports Nurse Scholars, an education program to better equip rural nurses with the tools to treat those working in agriculture. 

     

    For more information, contact 1-800-814-0506 or stewardship@chsinc.com.